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Fèvre's sign

Alternative eponyms

  • Fèvre-Pellerin sign

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Roentgenological and clinical-operative sign of intestinal invagination in infants.

Description

Roentgenological and clinical-operative sign of intestinal invagination in infants. The roentgenological-surgigical method allows for a diagnostic clarification and in many cases simultaneously makes possible a desinvagination. If this is not successful, laparotomy should be performed without delay.

Bibliography

  • M. Fèvre, D. Pellerin:
    Conduite pratique en milieu chirurgical en cas d,invagination du nourisson: l’épreuve du lavement baryte, l’intervention.
    La Revue du practicien, Paris, 1959, 9: 383-399.

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